ACR TerraFix 406 I/O
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Both ACR PLB's include a durable rubber holster which allows the user to attach the PLB to webbing straps, carabiners, D-Rings, PFDs, belts or climbing harnesses. Floats, is highly visible and functions at extreme temperatures (a minimum of 24 hours at -20C - longer at warmer ambient temperatures). Comes complete with a 5 year Lithium Battery and a 5 year warranty. Can be used worldwide. ACR Terrafix 406 Personal Locator Beacon Model Specifications: Terrafix 406: User may plug a GPS unit into this device to transmit coordinates or use without GPS for location via Doppler Shift technology (not as fast or precise as using GPS coordinates). Terrafix 406 GPS: Contains on board GPS for simple coordinate transmission. Also works via Doppler Shift technology. ACR Terrafix 406 Personal Locator Beacon Size Specifications: Dimensions: 5.7'' H x 3.03'' W x 1.74'' D Weight: 12 oz.
- Mountain Hideaway
The ACR Terrafix PLB (Personal Locator Beacon) is an emergency life saving devices to be used during grave and imminent danger or life threatening situations. In the last few years advances in PLB technology have allowed rescuers to find lost or stranded people faster than ever before. It's as easy as pushing a button, and with an internal GPS receiver the TerraFixTM will acquire your GPS position and transmit it along with your personalized identifier code through the SARSAT satellites instantly alerting SAR forces that you need help, immediately! If you are a hunter, hiker, camper, backpacker, kayaker, etc. and are simply out of cell phone range, a PLB is a highly effective and internationally recognized way to summon help. Bottom line, you'll be found when all else fails. The Terrafix PLB I/O has onboard GPS. The I/O will acquire a GPS signal within two minutes and transmits longitude and latitude coordinates immediately and your location will be pin pointed within 100 meters in 5-10 minutes. The GPS signal also narrows down the search radius and will allow rescuers to find you more quickly.
The most advanced Personal Locator Beacon on the market, the TerraFix 406 GPS I/O PLB from ACR Electronics includes an internal GPS, exclusive FastACQ GPS relay technology and an external GPS optical interface, giving you, the user, unparalleled versatility.
- Mountain Gear
The ACR TerraFix 406 GPS I/O NH PLB instantly sends your GPS position to available searchers with the push of a button if you get in over your head. Instead of spending the next week lost in the mountains, just activate this PLB to notify the nearest search and rescue group. Register this ARC unit online, and your searchers will even know exactly who they're looking for thanks to a unique identifier in the code. Best of all, this unit requires no subscription fees. Have you priced a sat phone lately? *Available for US shipment only.